Why I began this – a celebration (and reminder) on my blog’s 1st anniversary

Gosh, I almost missed my blog's first anniversary! Can't blame me though; it's been a month filled with anniversaries. My wife and I celebrated our 20th wedding anniversary on the 1st (nope it's no April Fool's joke), and our eldest boy turned 11 on the 8th, inching closer to the potentially tremulous teenage years.  In … Continue reading Why I began this – a celebration (and reminder) on my blog’s 1st anniversary

On April Fool’s Day 2020 – Celebrating 20 years of marriage

Yep.  Your eyes aren’t playing an April fool’s trick.  You can immediately count that in 2000 I was married.   On a foolhardy day. Literally!  Those were heady times.   Turning 30.   Turning from single-hood to marriage-hood.  Turning from a co-tenant in my parent’s home... ...to a co-landlord in our own.  And now in 2020 As I look back over the past 20 I ask myself:  What … Continue reading On April Fool’s Day 2020 – Celebrating 20 years of marriage